Looking Ahead - March 7, 2014
Friday, March 07, 2014 10:00 AM
Looking Ahead items must be in writing and hand-carried, mailed, faxed or e-mailed to The Madison Courier at least two weeks before the date of the activity, meeting or event. The Madison Courier is at 310 West St., Madison, IN 47250. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The fax number is (812) 273-6903 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Year With Frog and Toad: Will be presented by Madison Consolidated High School theater students and community members. Productions will be at 7 p.m. March 7-9 in the Opal E. Sherman Auditorium at the high school. Tickets are $5 for students or balcony seating and $10 for lower-level seats. For more information visit http://mchstheater.org.
The Good Body: Hanover College's V-Day Committee will present "The Good Body" by Eve Ensler from 7 to 8:30 p.m. March 14-March 15 with a suggested donation of $3. Profits will be donated to Turning Point Women's Shelter, with 10 percent going towards the V-Day organization. Village Lights Bookstore will host a preview at 8 p.m. March 8.
KYNECT: Get assistance with Kentucky health care sign-up from 9:30 a.m. to noon at the Carroll County Public Library. Open enrollment ends soon. No appointment necessary.
Red Hatters of Madison: Will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. at Harry's Stone Grill. All Red Hatters and guests are welcome. For more information call (812) 265-4433.
Carroll County Community Development Corporation Board: Will meet at noon at the General Butler State Resort Park Lodge.
Knit and Crochet: Gather to knit and crochet or get help from others at 3:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
St. Paddy's at St. Mike's: Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with the Ohio Valley Celtic Society and Historic Madison Inc. from 4 to 8 p.m. in St. Michael's Grogan Hall, 521 E. Third St.. The event will feature music from the Ragged Arse Tinkers and tours of St. Michaels. Tickets are $15 for adults, $7 for children ages 6 to 16. The meal includes corned beef, cabbage, colcannon, roast vegetables, soda bread and apple cake. Hard cider, beer and soft drinks available separately. Carryout is available. Tickets can be purchased at the Madison Visitors Center, Thomas Family Winery or Historic Madison Inc. For more information call (812) 265-2967.
Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of Charlie Humphrey. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.
No More Cutting: A support group for girls from junior high to college who struggle with depression, fear, anxiety and suicidal thoughts will meet every Friday at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 1429 Clifty Drive, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The group is spiritually-based and non-denominational. For more information call (502) 468-6316.
Tamara Dearing and Her Band: Hanover College graduated and singer-songwriter Tamara Dearing will be in concert as part of the Hanover College Community Arts Series at 7:30 p.m. in the Lynn Center for Fine Arts. Tickets are $15 in advance, $18 at the door. Tickets are available for $15 to seniors and Hanover College faculty and staff and $5 for students in high school or younger. For more information call (812) 866-7110 or visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
Angela's Revenge 4x4: Scenic Road Rallies will host an event in Madison. The rally begins and ends at the Jefferson County 4-H Fairgrounds. For more information call (812) 623-5727 or email email@example.com.
Saturday Morning Cartoons: Start the weekend at 10 a.m. with cereal, juice, Looney Tunes and Scooby-Doo at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison branch. For more information call (812) 265-2744.
Clark County 4-H Consignment Auction: The Clark County 4-H Corporation will sponsor its 12th annual consignment auction at the Clark County 4-H Fairgrounds starting at 9 a.m. selling farm and industrial equipment. The event is Clark County 4-H's largest fundraiser. For more information or to participate call (502) 759-6823.
Game Day: Will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library.
Behind the Scenes Tour: Take a behind the scenes tour of the Lanier Mansion on the second Saturday of the month at 4 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors over 60 and $5 for children. The tours, which are limited to 15 people, include the basement, cupola, east wing and information not included on the standard tour. Reservations are required. For more information call (812) 273-0556.
PFLAG: Will meet at 3 p.m. in the fellowship room of Hanover Presbyterian Church. The group meets on the second Sunday of each month. The event will be a pitch-in to celebrate the local chapter's second anniversary. RSVP to Kyle Mullins at (812) 571-3635.
Moving for Better Health: The free exercise class will meet from 9 to 10 a.m. Mondays at the Brown Gym. For more information call (812) 273-1072.
Pathways Youth Shelter and Family Services Grand Re-Opening: Will be celebrated with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11:30 a.m.
4-H Dog Obedience Classes: Will start at 5:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County 4-H Fairgrounds. Any child in Jefferson County in third through twelfth grade is eligible to participate in the 4-H Dog Project. New members do not need to bring their dog to the first meeting, but should bring a certificate of vaccination and $5 for dues. Contact the Jefferson County Purdue Extension Office at (812) 265-8919 for registration. For more information about the project call (812) 528-5853.
Dollar-A-Day Boys: A musical tribute to the Civilian Conservation Corps will be held at 6 p.m. at the Carroll County Public Library. The CCC planted trees, fought forest fires, improved rivers and streams, built roads and bridges and constructed and improved many state and national parks. Bill Jamerson, a musician and storyteller, will share his stories and songs, which he learned first hand from former CCC members. Audience members are encouraged to bring their own pictures or memorabilia of the CCC to share. For more information call (502) 732-7020.
Carrollton City Council: Will meet on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in council chambers at Carrollton City Hall.
Homeschooling Information: A Classical Conversations informational meeting will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Library Madison Branch. Learn about the vision, mission and methods behind the Christian education program. For more information call (812) 273-4241.